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The Politics of the Presidency - Joseph August Pika, John Anthony MalteseIn the most up-to-date core text on the presidency, Pika and Maltese once again deliver a comprehensive, accessible, and engaging analysis of the increasingly political nature of the office, while artfully balancing its historical foundations. This revised seventh edition features a new chapter on the first 100 days of the Obama administration and discussion of: the precedent-setting campaign and election, Obama s transition to the White House, new cabinet members and high-level advisers, the legislative agenda and executive legislative relations, and the outlook on foreign
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Interpersonal Communication Book, the Plus New Mycommunicationlab with Etext -- Access Card Package - Joseph A. DeVitoALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. PackagesAccess codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the
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A Sanskrit Reader: Text and Vocabulary and Notes - Charles Rockwell LanmanThis reader is designed to serve as an introduction to the subject for the students and to provide knowledge of Sanskrit to the teachers of high schools, academies and colleges. The work helps to correct some of the false notions which are prevalent respecting the relations of Sanskrit to other languages of the Indo-European family. It also keeps saving the literature from undue depreciation and from exaggerated praise. The author has made selections from various Sanskrit writings keeping two aims in mind: firstly to provide abundant material for thorough drill in the language of classical
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Introductory Chemistry - Nivaldo J. TroTo succeed in introductory chemistry, you need to develop your problem-solving skills--but you'll also need to understand why these skills are important. "Introductory Chemistry, "Fourth Edition extends chemistry from the laboratory to your world, helping you learn chemistry by demonstrating how it is manifested in your daily life. Throughout, the Fourth Edition presents a new student-friendly, step-by-step problem-solving approach that adds four steps to worked examples (Sort, Strategize, Solve, and Check). This proven text continues to foster student success beyond the classroom with
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Tabers Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary - Clarence Wilbur Taber, Clayton L. ThomasThe most comprehensive resource for nursing and allied health professionals, Taber's contains 56,486 entries (over 2,600 new terms) and more than 200 two-color clinically precise illustrations. Easy to carry, this cutting-edge volume offers appendices which contain the information of a 25-volume series. Provides numerous updates and the Taber's Feature Finder, which shows readers how to identify and utilize the information.
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The Kodaly Method II: Folksong to Masterwork - Lois ChoksyThe schools of Hungary have been producing musically literate amateurs and audiences as well as outstanding professional musicians for more than half a century. This phenomenon can be directly traced to the influence of one man, Hungarian composer, ethnomusicologist, and educator, Zoltan Kodaly. Under Kodaly's leadership, schools in Hungary instituted music as a subject taught daily, given equal importance with mathematics, science, and language. The goal of this education was universal musical literacy - love of music supported by knowledge about music. The method that evolved to support this
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Matched - Ally CondieCassia has always trusted the Society to make the right choices for her: what to read, what to watch, what to believe. So when Xander's face appears on-screen at her Matching ceremony, Cassia knows with complete certainty that he is her ideal mate... until she sees Ky Markham's face flash for an instant before the screen fades to black. The Society tells her it's a glitch, a rare malfunction, and that she should focus on the happy life she's destined to lead with Xander. But Cassia can't stop thinking about Ky, and as they slowly fall in love, Cassia begins to doubt the Society's infallibility
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Common Errors in Statistics (and How to Avoid Them) [With Introduction to Statistics Through Resampling] - Phillip GoodThis set features: "Common Errors in Statistics (and How to Avoid Them), Third Edition" by Phillip I. Good and James W. Hardin (978-0-470-45798-6) and "Introduction to Statistics Through Resampling Methods and R/S-PLUS" (978-0-471-71575-7)
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A History of Household Government in America History of Household Government in America - Carole ShammasWhat is household government? To the vast majority of those living in America from the seventeenth to the mid-nineteenth century it was the government. The head of a household, invariably an adult male, had authority over the property, labor, and mobility of not only his minor children but also his wife, servants, slaves, and the occasional debtors, indigents, or orphans the county paid him to board in the absence of institutional facilities. A History of Household Government in America tells the story of the seldom noted expansion and then dramatic contraction in household authority and the
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Candide and Other Stories (World's Classics) - Voltaire, Roger PearsonCandide is the most famous of Voltaire's "philosophical tales," in which he combined witty improbabilities with the sanest of good sense. First published in 1759, it was an instant bestseller and has come to be regarded as one of the key texts of the Enlightenment. What Candide does for chivalric romance, the other tales in this selection--Micromegas, Zadig, The Ingenu, and The White Bull--do for science fiction, the Oriental tale, the sentimental novel, and the Old Testament. The most extensive one-volume selection currently available, this new edition includes a new verse translation of the